The Dream Keeper and Other Poems

The Dream Keeper and Other Poems


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A collection of 59 poems selected by the author for young readers. Includes lyrical poems, songs, and blues, many of which explore the black experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780780768178
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Publication date: 12/28/1996
Sales rank: 667,810
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

About the Author

Langston Hughes, is the most widely recognized African-American poet of the twentieth century. Born in Mississippi in 1902, he spent most of his adult life in Harlem, where he died in 1967.Brian Pinkney has received two Caldecott Honors, a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Award.

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